Iredell County, North Carolina

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Guide to '''Iredell County North Carolina genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[North Carolina]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Iredell_County,_North_Carolina|Iredell County]]''
 
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.iredell.nc.us/ Iredell County Courthouse]<br>221 East Water St <br>P O Box 904<br>Statesville, NC 28677<br>Phone: 704-872-7468<br>
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(Courthouse Burned in 1854)<br>Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death, burial and land records<br>Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1820 and court records from 1788<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Iredell County, North Carolina. Page 510 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1788'''--Iredell County was created 3 November 1788&nbsp;from [[Rowan County, North Carolina|Rowan]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat''': Statesville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1788'''--Iredell County was created 3 November 1788&nbsp;from [[Rowan County, North Carolina|Rowan]] County.<br>'''County seat''': Statesville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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Barium Springs
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Mooresville
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Statesville (county seat)
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Troutman
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Union Grove
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
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[[Image:Nciredell.png|thumb|right|400px|Nciredell.png]]
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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IREDELL MEMORIAL GARDENS
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OAKWOOD CEMETERY
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|North Carolina}}
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==== Church Records ====
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===== Baptist  =====
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*'''Grassy Nob.''' Constituted 1789.<ref>George Washington Paschal, ''History of North Carolina Baptists,'' 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:565. {{FHL|561274|item|disp=FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990}}.</ref>
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===== Presbyterian  =====
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*'''Centre Church,''' Mount Mourne, N.C. Organized 1765.<ref>"Centre Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref> Originally known as the Osbourne Meeting House and located in [[Rowan County, North Carolina|Rowan County]].
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*'''Fourth Creek Church,''' Statesville, N.C. Organized about 1750.<ref>"Fourth Creek Church," ''North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program,'' http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.</ref> Originally located in [[Rowan County, North Carolina|Rowan County]].
  
 
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*Statesville: [http://www.archive.org/details/statesvilleirede02mill 1910]
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==== Genealogy  ====
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It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:
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*Locate publications about direct ancestors
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*Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
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*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
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===== Bibliography  =====
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*'''[Templeton]''' Templeton, Ronald H. "Possible North Carolina/South Carolina Templeton Relationships," ''The South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research'', Vol. 35, No. 3 (Summer 2007):123-130. {{FHL|43856|item|disp=FHL Book 975.7 B2sc v. 35}} Presents discoveries of previously unknown kinships based on the Templeton DNA study.
  
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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===== Civil War  =====
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Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.
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:-[[4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
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:-[[7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
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:-[[11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry|11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry]]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.ncgenweb-data.com/ncnews/resultlist.php?county=iredell Iredell County people in NC Newspapers] -&nbsp;name listing of people from the county as located in misc. newspaper articles; time span varies. Articles indexed in the NC People in the Papers database.
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*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/titles/places/north_carolina/Iredell Iredell County newspapers] -&nbsp;a listing of newspapers published in the county &amp; libraries that hold them; via the Library of Congress. If you find a paper of interest on microfilm, you may be able to request it via Interlibrary Loan with your local public library.
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*[http://www2.statesville.com Statesville Record and Landmark]&nbsp;- current newspaper of Statesville<br>
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*[http://www2.mooresvilletribune.com/ Mooresville Tribune] - another current paper
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==== Probate  ====
 
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*'''Pre-1790''' - [http://mars.archives.ncdcr.gov/BasicSearch.aspx Pre-1790 {{PAGENAME}} Wills] stored at the North Carolina State Archives are online - free. [[North Carolina Probate Records#Proved_in_North_Carolina|Website tips]].
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*'''1790-1965''' - {{RecordSearch|1867501|Will Books 1 to 19 (1790-1965)|access=browse}} have been digitized by FamilySearch - free.
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
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*[[Lake Norman North Carolina Family History Center]] (Mooresville)<br>
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*[[Statesville North Carolina Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*[http://www.ncgenweb.us/iredell/ Iredell County, NCGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the national USGenWeb Project
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=191122&subject_disp=North+Carolina%2C+Iredell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Guide to Iredell County North Carolina genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Iredell County, North Carolina
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Founded November 3, 1788
County Seat Statesville
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Contents

County Courthouse

Iredell County Courthouse
221 East Water St
P O Box 904
Statesville, NC 28677
Phone: 704-872-7468

(Courthouse Burned in 1854)
Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death, burial and land records
Clerk Superior Court has divorce records from 1820 and court records from 1788[1]

History

Parent County

1788--Iredell County was created 3 November 1788 from Rowan County.
County seat: Statesville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1852, 1854--Courthouse fires destroyed many court records.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Barium Springs

Mooresville

Statesville (county seat)

Troutman

Union Grove

Neighboring Counties

Resources

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Cemeteries

IREDELL MEMORIAL GARDENS


OAKWOOD CEMETERY

Census

For tips on accessing Iredell County, North Carolina census records online, see: North Carolina Census.

Church Records

Baptist
  • Grassy Nob. Constituted 1789.[3]
Presbyterian
  • Centre Church, Mount Mourne, N.C. Organized 1765.[4] Originally known as the Osbourne Meeting House and located in Rowan County.
  • Fourth Creek Church, Statesville, N.C. Organized about 1750.[5] Originally located in Rowan County.

Court

Directories

Genealogy

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]
Bibliography
  • [Templeton] Templeton, Ronald H. "Possible North Carolina/South Carolina Templeton Relationships," The South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research, Vol. 35, No. 3 (Summer 2007):123-130. FHL Book 975.7 B2sc v. 35 Presents discoveries of previously unknown kinships based on the Templeton DNA study.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War Confederate units - Brief history, counties where recruited, etc.

-4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
-11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Newspapers

  • Iredell County people in NC Newspapers - name listing of people from the county as located in misc. newspaper articles; time span varies. Articles indexed in the NC People in the Papers database.
  • Iredell County newspapers - a listing of newspapers published in the county & libraries that hold them; via the Library of Congress. If you find a paper of interest on microfilm, you may be able to request it via Interlibrary Loan with your local public library.
  • Statesville Record and Landmark - current newspaper of Statesville
  • Mooresville Tribune - another current paper

 

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Iredell County, North Carolina. Page 510 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. George Washington Paschal, History of North Carolina Baptists, 2 vols. (1930; reprint, Gallatin, Tenn.: Church History Research and Archives, 1990), 2:565. FHL Book 975.6 K2p 1990.
  4. "Centre Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.
  5. "Fourth Creek Church," North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program, http://www.ncmarkers.com, accessed 22 October 2012.